Lianne Sheppard

Professor, Env. and Occ. Health Sciences
Professor, Biostatistics

Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences
Box 357232
Biostatistics
Seattle, WA 98195-7232

206-616-2722
sheppard@uw.edu

Research Interests

Air pollution health effects. Occupational epidemiological studies. Estimation of health effects from environmental and occupational exposures. Exposure modeling. Measurement error in health effects studies. Incorporating group information in epidemiologic studies.

Education

PhD Biostatistics, University of Washington, 1992

MSc Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins University, 1985

BA Psychology, Johns Hopkins University, 1979

In the News

Exposure to common weed killer increases risk for cancer
UW News, 02/13/2019

Scientist: EPA changes are an effort to 'gut rules' that protect public
CNN, 10/19/2018

Scientist: EPA changes are an effort to 'gut rules' that protect public.
CNN, 10/15/2018

EPA to disband a key scientific review panel on air pollution
New York Times, 10/11/2018

Video: Studying impact of air pollution
KIRO 7 News, 10/04/2018

Seattle mom tries crowdsourcing to keep tabs on air quality
KOMO News, 08/23/2018

Seattle mom tries crowdsourcing to keep tabs on air quality.
KOMO News, 08/23/2018

Just how unhealthy is the wildfire smoke hanging over Kitsap County?
The Kitsap Sun, 08/22/2018

Air pollutant reviews stalled; EPA advisers haven’t met in months.
bnanews.bna.com, 03/20/2018

Does the World’s Top Weed Killer Cause Cancer? Trump’s EPA Will Decide
Bloomberg Business Week, 07/14/2017